Air India is trialling a new upgrade policy where Air India elites will be able to secure free upgrades on their International flights. The process is simple and the rules are transparent. Hope you enjoy sitting in that First Class seat for 14 hours!
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Air India and SBI Card continue to hammer their prized card in the portfolio, the Air India SBI Visa Signature card which I called the best credit card in the Indian market at a point of time! Here is how the further devaluations are coming in.
Air India is offering some great promotional redemptions on United for intra USA travel. Redemptions start from 3000 miles. Check it out before it is all gone 🙂
Air India, and most of the other carriers in India, have banned a certain member of parliament who manhandled and hit an Air India staffer yesterday. This is good news to get those on a powertrip contained and back in their place.
Within this week, at least two incidents have happened where people who should be extra careful about how they behave, acted carelessly and misbehaved on Air India’s flights. Such behavior should not be tolerated and I guess it’s time for an Indian no-fly list!
Air India is planning to offer wifi, that too free of cost, on their planes. Here are some details including the expected date of launch per Air India. What do you think??
With the changes in the aviation world hitting us hard and fast over the past two days, it seems a lot of Indians and other Asian travelers won’t be able to fly to the USA with their gadgets in sight. Perhaps it’s time for them to consider Air India and Jet Airways as an option.
Air India is now offering their Gold and Maharajah members the ability to cancel and reschedule tickets for free. This is a welcome upgrade in the Flying Returns program.
Air India’s losses primarily are coming from their International operations. Turns out their Mumbai to Newark flight is making millions of dollars of losses, and our flag carrier is not even recovering the cost of fuel on many routes. All that adds up to a billion dollar loss! Sigh!
Air India seems to have fudged their books to understate their losses by about US Dollar 1 Billion over 3 years. Ouch! Here is what the auditor had to say about their losses!